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1600 SW 16th StreetGainesville, FL 32608


Title: Afternoon Greeter

Purpose: To create a home-like environment and culture at the Ronald McDonald House.

Status: Volunteer: 3 hours per week; 12 P.M. - 3 P.M.

Report To: House Programs and Operations Director

Function: Ensures a culture of warm, welcoming and friendly customer service, as well as prepares quick and easy lunch food for our families in the front kitchen.

Duties and Responsibilities:

? Attend volunteer orientation, trainings and periodic refresher sessions.
? Monitors traffic from lobby entering through French doors.
? Greets each person with a smile and kind words, or a hug, as appropriate.
? Welcomes each child with a smile and eye-level words of kindness; offers token toys, as appropriate.
? Prepares quick and easy luncheon foods for families.
? Whips up delicious lunch and/or snacks using RMHCNCF ?Help Yourself? foods and regularly
donated food, e.g., sandwich makings, etc.
? Always wears food service gloves when handling food and clean dishes, utensils, etc.
? Wears the official red RMHCNCF polo shirt.
? Leave kitchen cleaner than it was at the start.
? Run or unload dishwashers, as necessary.
? Hand wash cookware and equipment, as necessary.
? Check out (at the front desk) and return volunteer key set each visit.
? Take pictures of families and volunteers for social media.


? Ability to commit to a regular, weekly schedule of two or three days per week, with scheduled time
? Ability to commit to a regular shift of 12:00 P.M. through 3:00 P.M.
? Must be welcoming, gracious, friendly, outgoing and good with children.
? Ability to collaborate with program staff.
? Attentive to people coming and going.
? Above average ability to remember names.
? Experienced with cooking and operation of kitchen equipment.
? Must work well independently and with minimal supervision.


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Requirements & Commitment

  • Orientation or Training
  • 3 hours per week

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